News Releases

  • January 24, 2019

    New Guidelines for Facilities Performing Office-Based Procedures Including Abortion

    Today, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) along with the National Partnership for Women & Families released the results of “The Project on Facility Guidelines for the Safe Performance of Primary Care and Gynecology Procedures in Offices and Clinics”. 

  • January 22, 2019

    Nation's Ob-Gyns Join the First HPV Prevention Week in the United States

    The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the leading organization of women’s health care physicians, joined the American Medical Women’s Association, the Global Initiative Against HPV and Cervical Cancer, Indiana University, and other health care groups to launch this country’s first HPV Prevention Week.

     

  • December 20, 2018

    ACOG Issues Updated Hypertension Guidance, Discusses New ACC/AHA Criteria

    The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released today two new pieces of guidance on one of the leading causes of maternal deaths—hypertension or high blood pressure in pregnancy.

     

  • December 20, 2018

    Leading Experts in Obstetric Care Aim to Maximize Women’s Health Between Pregnancies

     Among continued efforts to reduce maternal morbidity and mortality, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) released new recommendations designed to improve women’s overall life health by focusing on a set of interventions between pregnancies. Published in Obstetrics & Gynecology and the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Interpregnancy Care, the latest in the Obstetric Care Consensus series, is endorsed by both the American College of Nurse-Midwives and the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health.

  • November 20, 2018

    New Guidance on Diagnosing and Reducing Period Pain Can Help Adolescents Thrive

    Early diagnosis of dysmenorrhea, or painful periods, is key to ensuring that adolescents and women are able to effectively manage their symptoms and continue with their everyday activities with minimal disruption, according the latest guidance released today by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

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